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Nizina Lake Fly-In

Trip Description

A breathtaking bush plane flight past towering cliffs to an iceberg filled lake in the heart of the wrangells is just the start to this amazing adventure. The area is already stunningly beautiful and packrafts unlock another dimension. Paddle among the icebergs to access a plethora of lakeside hikes. Sunbathe on the beach, paddle back in the afternoon light, and fly home in time for dinner.

Duration: 6-8 hrs
Difficulty: This day can be as easy or as challenging as you want it to be.

Highlights:

  • 2 scenic bush plane flights
  • Paddle your own packraft
  • Impressive icebergs
  • Mix of hiking and paddling
  • Opportunities to see wildlife
Trip Details

Terrain Challenges May Include:
Unstable and rocky hiking surfaces to the lake. Need to actively paddle your own packraft with a kayak paddle. Cold, glacial fed water.

Who:
Anyone looking to combine a flight see and paddle and a hike in a remote location.

When:
Mid-June to September 15th.
Start time depends on flight availability, logistics and your preferences.

Where:
We will meet you at your lodging or at the footbridge ½ hour before your flight time and provide transportation to the airstrip.

Trip Includes
  • Alpacka packraft, paddle, drysuit, PFD, drybag, river gloves, river shoes and river socks.
  • Experienced, friendly, knowledgeable guides!
  • Small or custom client to guide ratios.
  • Round-trip transportation from your local lodging to where we begin our trip.
  • A full array of medical, communications, and technical gear.
  • Extra layers if you forgot anything or couldn’t fit it in your luggage!
  • For further suggestions on gear you will want to bring from home (this might help you pack for your whole Alaskan vacation!) see our Packing Lists.
Nizina Lake Fly-In Pricing

Client:Guide Ratio & Price
*Gear not included, see Packraft Rentals for rates.

1:1 / $1,585 per person
2:1 / $1,140 per person
3:1 / $1,000 per person
4:1 / $980 per person
5:1+ / $895 per person
Contact us for groups bigger than 6

$20/child discount for all children 12 and under on all private day hikes (issued at final payment)
$5/person discount for AK residents & Active Military and family. Valid with current I.D. (Issued at final payment)

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Nizina Lake Fly-In Pricing

Client:Guide Ratio & Price
*Gear not included, see Packraft Rentals for rates.

1:1 / $1,585 per person
2:1 / $1,140 per person
3:1 / $1,000 per person
4:1 / $980 per person
5:1+ / $895 per person
Contact us for groups bigger than 6

$20/child discount for all children 12 and under on all private day hikes (issued at final payment)
$5/person discount for AK residents & Active Military and family. Valid with current I.D. (Issued at final payment)

Trip Description

A breathtaking bush plane flight past towering cliffs to an iceberg filled lake in the heart of the wrangells is just the start to this amazing adventure. The area is already stunningly beautiful and packrafts unlock another dimension. Paddle among the icebergs to access a plethora of lakeside hikes. Sunbathe on the beach, paddle back in the afternoon light, and fly home in time for dinner.

Duration: 6-8 hrs
Difficulty: This day can be as easy or as challenging as you want it to be.

Highlights:

  • 2 scenic bush plane flights
  • Paddle your own packraft
  • Impressive icebergs
  • Mix of hiking and paddling
  • Opportunities to see wildlife
Trip Details

Terrain Challenges May Include:
Unstable and rocky hiking surfaces to the lake. Need to actively paddle your own packraft with a kayak paddle. Cold, glacial fed water.

Who:
Anyone looking to combine a flight see and paddle and a hike in a remote location.

When:
Mid-June to September 15th.
Start time depends on flight availability, logistics and your preferences.

Where:
We will meet you at your lodging or at the footbridge ½ hour before your flight time and provide transportation to the airstrip.

Trip Includes
  • Alpacka packraft, paddle, drysuit, PFD, drybag, river gloves, river shoes and river socks.
  • Experienced, friendly, knowledgeable guides!
  • Small or custom client to guide ratios.
  • Round-trip transportation from your local lodging to where we begin our trip.
  • A full array of medical, communications, and technical gear.
  • Extra layers if you forgot anything or couldn’t fit it in your luggage!
  • For further suggestions on gear you will want to bring from home (this might help you pack for your whole Alaskan vacation!) see our Packing Lists.

Nizina Lake Fly-In
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